About to upgrade my pc for battlefield 3/skyrim (max settings) Tags: Homebuilt Skyrim Systems Last response: September 7, 2011 10:26 AM in Systems Share dem030791 September 7, 2011 6:38:01 AM you think that i will be able to run skyrim/ battlefield3 max settings with no problems with this setup. and if you have any suggestions for cheaper/better hardware let me know MSI 890FXA-GD70 AM3 AMD 890FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard 2x MSI R6950 Twin Frozr III PE/OC Radeon HD 6950 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card KINGWIN Lazer LZ-1000 1000W Modular 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC W/ 3-Way LED Switch and Universal Modular Connector G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 12GB (3 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9T-12GBRL AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition Thuban 3.3GHz, 3.7GHz Turbo Socket AM3 125W Six-Core Desktop Processor HDE00ZFBGRBOX More about : upgrade battlefield skyrim max settings ervinelim September 7, 2011 8:13:17 AM The only suggestion I can give you is wait for Bulldozer CPUs to come out since it most likely will drop the prices of AMD's older CPU. abekl a b B Homebuilt system September 7, 2011 10:26:28 AM Regarding your memory choice, why are you choosing 3 dimms? They'll end up running in single channel mode. Get a kit of 4 dimms so they can run in dual channel mode. Regarding the power supply, I would go with a better brand. Kingwin is not known for quality power supplies. Go for a corsair 850 w. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Upgrade i5 Suggestions Forum Will I be able to run Starcraft 2 and Battlefield 3 on max settings ? Forum Gaming rig good enough for battlfield 3/skyrim @ 1080p maxed out?? Forum Diablo 3, Battlefield 3 max settings on $1K build possible? Forum Battlefield 3 and Skyrim Ultra Settings ? Forum Battlefield 3(can i max it out) Forum Battlefield 3 Benchmarks Alpha Trial Max settings Forum Budget pc but able to play games at max settings Forum Can my rig max out Battlefield 3? Forum Battlefield 3 max settings ? Forum Sapphire 7870 crash with black screen and sound loop Forum What cpu/gpu to get to run bf3/bf4 on max settings Forum Pc setup to play wow at max settings Forum Finally hitting a Microcenter! Should I buy these parts? Forum To upgrade, or to build, that is the question! Forum Skyrim Rig under $1000, with SLI/Crossfire? Forum Best way to upgrade? Forum Budget upgrade from ddr2 to ddr3 AMD based system? Forum Need an upgrade, gpu or all? help plz Forum [Solved] Case Upgrade with a Manual-less mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !